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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Altoona Area Public Library F STE (Text) 33240004884436 Adult Bestseller Checked Out 10/08/2020
Claysburg Area Public Library F Ste (Text) 10CLA00098667. Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/06/2020
Hollidaysburg Area Public Library F Ste 2020 (Text) 10HOL000457698 Adult New Fiction Available -
  Presented by Walmart Foundation 2020
Martinsburg Community Library F Ste (Text) 1OMAR00088180N Adult Fiction New Books Available -
Roaring Spring Community Library F STE (Text) 1OROA004053432 Adult Fiction Checked Out 10/27/2020
 : Donated by Linda Steele [ clg @ BC_ROA ]
Tyrone-Snyder Public Library F Stee (Text) 1OTYR00049986M Adult Fiction New Book Checked Out 10/09/2020

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  • ISBN: 9780399179594
  • ISBN: 0399179593
  • Physical Description: 291 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2020

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From the glamorous San Francisco social scene of the 1920s, through war and the social changes of the '60s, to the rise of Silicon Valley today, this extraordinary novel takes us on a family odyssey that is both heartbreaking and inspiring, as each generation faces the challenges of their day. The Parisian design houses in 1928, the crash of 1929, the losses of war, the drug culture of the 1960s - history holds many surprises, and lives are changed forever. For richer or for poorer, in cramped apartments and grand mansions, the treasured wedding dress made in Paris in 1928 follows each generation into their new lives, and represents different hopes for each of them, as they marry very different men. From inherited fortunes at the outset to self-made men and women, the wedding dress remains a cherished constant for the women who wear it in each generation and forge a destiny of their own. It is a symbol of their remaining traditions and the bond of family they share in an ever-changing world.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Generations > Fiction.
Wedding costume > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
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